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Friedrich Max Muller



    On reaching immortality, the dominion of death is overcome.

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    The king of death does not see him who thus looks down upon the world.

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    Death comes and carries off that man, praised for his children and flocks, his mind distracted, as a flood carries off a sleeping village.

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    Leaving one's home is the same as becoming a mendicant, without a home or family.

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    Cut out the love of self, like an autumn lotus, with thy hand!

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    Making oneself a likeness, i.e. putting oneself in the position of other people, it is right to love none but one's own wife.

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    He in whom there is truth, virtue, love, restraint, moderation, he who is free from impurity and is wise, he is called an elder.

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    Those who love nothing and hate nothing, have no fetters.

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    Let a man overcome anger by love, let him overcome evil by good.

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    So long as the love of man towards women, even the smallest, is not destroyed, so long is his mind in bondage, as the calf that drinks milk is to its mother.

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    Follow not after vanity, nor after the enjoyment of love and lust!

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    An envious, greedy, dishonest man does not become respectable by means of much talking only, or by the beauty of his complexion.

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    Men, driven by fear, go to many a refuge, to mountains and forests, to groves and sacred trees.

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    A creature's pleasures are extravagant and luxurious; sunk in lust and looking for pleasure, men undergo (again and again) birth and decay.

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    They lead a tamed elephant to battle, the king mounts a tamed elephant; the tamed is the best among men, he who silently endures abuse.

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